Air/Water Pollution Control Public Notices

The Daily News
Publication Date: May 29, 2020



PUBLIC NOTICE

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) - Allen Combined Cycle Plant has applied to the Shelby County Health Department, Pollution Control Section, for an initial Title V major source operating permit (Permit No. 01280-01TV). This facility is subject to the provisions of Shelby County Air Code Section 3-5 [Reference Rules and Regulations of Tennessee, Rule 1200-3-9-.02 (11)] (frequently referred to as the Title V regulations).  A Title V operating permit is required by the Federal Clean Air Act and the City of Memphis Code. This TVA facility is located at 2480 Henning Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee.  Operations at this facility consist of combustion turbines, heat recovery steam generators and steam turbine generator.   

A copy of the application materials used by the Department and a copy of the draft permit are available for public inspection at the Pollution Control Section office during normal business hours (8:00 am – 4:30 pm).

To view a copy of the Permit Application Evaluation click here.
To view a copy of the Draft permit click here.  


Interested parties are invited to review these materials and provide written comments.  In addition, a public hearing may be requested at which written or oral presentations may be made.  To be considered, written comments or requests for a public hearing must be made within thirty (30) days after the date of this notice and should be addressed to: 

Mr. Robert Rogers, Technical Manager
Pollution Control Section
Shelby County Health Department
814 Jefferson Ave.
Memphis, TN  38105
(e-mail bob.rogers@shelbycountytn.gov)

Individuals with disabilities who wish to review this information should contact the Department, Pollution Control Section, to discuss any auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate such review.  Contact may be in person, in writing, by telephone, or other means, and should be made no less than ten days prior to the end of the public comment period to allow time to provide such aid or services.  

Questions concerning the source may be addressed to Mr. Wasim Khokhar at the above referenced address or by calling (901) 222-9587 or by e-mail at wasim.khokhar@shelbycountytn.gov.  

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has agreed to treat this draft title V permit as a proposed title V permit and to perform its 45-day review provided by the law and regulations concurrently with the public notice period. Although EPA’s 45-day review period will be performed concurrently with the public comment period, the deadline for submitting a citizen petition to object to the EPA Administrator will be determined as if EPA’s 45-day review period is performed after the public comment period has ended. 

The status regarding EPA’s 45-day review of this project and the deadline for submitting a citizen petition can be found at the following website address:  http://www.epa.gov/caa-permitting/tennessee-proposed-title-v-permits


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The Daily News
Publication Date: May 27, 2020


PUBLIC NOTICE


SFI of Tennessee, LLC has applied to the Shelby County Health Department, Pollution Control Section for an initial synthetic minor operating permit. This permit will limit the facility to 99.9 tons of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), 21.3 tons of particulate PM10, 9.9 tons of any individual hazardous air pollutant (HAP), and 24.9 tons of combined HAPs emissions per consecutive twelve (12) month period. The facility has chosen these limits to avoid the provision of Memphis Code Section 16-77 [Reference Rules and Regulations of Tennessee, Rule 1200-3-9-.02 (11)] (frequently referred to as the Title V regulations). SFI of Tennessee, LLC is located at 4768 Hungerford Road, Memphis, Tennessee.  Operations at this facility consist of laser cutting, bending, punching, welding, abrasive blasting, and painting various sizes and types of metal products from steel stock.  

A copy of the application materials used by the Department and a copy of the draft permit are available for public inspection at the Pollution Control Section office during normal business hours (8:00 am – 4:30 pm).

To view a copy of the Draft Permit Application click here.
To view a copy fo the Draft Permt click here.

Interested parties are invited to review these materials and provide written comments.  In addition, a public hearing may be requested at which written or oral presentations may be made.  To be considered, written comments or requests for a public hearing must be made within thirty (30) days after the date of this notice and should be addressed to: 

Mr. Robert Rogers, Technical Manager
Pollution Control Section
Shelby County Health Department
814 Jefferson Ave.
Memphis, TN  38105
(e-mail bob.rogers@shelbycountytn.gov)

Individuals with disabilities who wish to review this information should contact the Department, Pollution Control Section, to discuss any auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate such review.  Contact may be in person, in writing, by telephone, or other means, and should be made no less than ten days prior to the end of the public comment period to allow time to provide such aid or services.  

Questions concerning the source may be addressed to Mr. Wasim Khokhar at the above referenced address or by calling (901) 222-9587 or by e-mail at wasim.khokhar@shelbycountytn.gov.  

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has agreed to treat this draft initial synthetic minor operating permit as a proposed initial synthetic minor operating permit and to perform its 45-day review provided by the law and regulations concurrently with the public notice period. Although EPA’s 45-day review period will be performed concurrently with the public comment period, the deadline for submitting a citizen petition to object to the EPA Administrator will be determined as if EPA’s 45-day review period is performed after the public comment period has ended. 

The status regarding EPA’s 45-day review of this project and the deadline for submitting a citizen petition can be found at the following website address:

http://www.epa.gov/caa-permitting/tennessee-proposed-title-v-permits


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The Daily News
Publication Date: May 15, 2020


PUBLIC NOTICE



The Shelby County Health Department (Department), Pollution Control Section has received applications to construct or modify air contaminant sources at the following locations and of the following descriptions.  These permitting actions are not subject to the Prevention of Significant Air Quality Deterioration (PSD) requirements, as described in the Rules and Regulations of the State of Tennessee, Section 1200-3-9.01 (4)(a)2. 

Construction

BFI Waste Systems of North America, Inc.
5494 Malone Road, Memphis
Requesting a permit to install a 6,000 scfm enclosed flare to replace a current 3,000 scfm utility flare at the existing site.

A copy of the application materials used by the Department is available for public inspection at the Pollution Control Section office, during normal business hours (8:00 am – 4:30 pm).  Interested parties are invited to review these materials and provide written comments.  Written comments will be accepted for a period of thirty (30) calendar days after the date of this public notice at the following address:

Shelby County Health Department
Attn: Robert Rogers P.E.
Technical Manager
814 Jefferson Ave. 
Memphis, TN 38105

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The Daily News
Publication Date: May 5, 2020


PUBLIC NOTICE

The Shelby County Health Department (Department), Pollution Control Section has received applications to construct or modify air contaminant sources at the following locations and of the following descriptions.  These permitting actions are not subject to the Prevention of Significant Air Quality Deterioration (PSD) requirements, as described in the Rules and Regulations of the State of Tennessee, Section 1200-3-9.01 (4)(a)2.

Modification

Smith & Nephew, Inc.
1450 East Brooks Road, Memphis
Requesting to modify the existing permit to adjust VOC emission limits for various emission units while maintaining its existing facility wide emission limits.

A copy of the application materials used by the Department is available for public inspection at the Pollution Control Section office, during normal business hours (8:00 am – 4:30 pm).  Interested parties are invited to review these materials and provide written comments.  Written comments will be accepted for a period of thirty (30) calendar days after the date of this public notice at the following address:

Shelby County Health Department
Attn: Robert Rogers P.E.
Technical Manager
814 Jefferson Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105

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     PUBLIC NOTICE

AB Mauri Food, Inc. has applied to the Shelby County Health Department, Pollution Control Section, to renew their Title V major source operating permit (Permit No. 00205-01TV).  Changes to the permit include: the revision of the insignificant activity list to include a welding vent and 4 laboratory hoods; the incorporation of changes made to 40 CFR Part 63, Subpart CCCC; clarification that the facility may purchase calibration standards that are prepared in accordance with the applicable regulations, and the responsible official has been changed. This facility is subject to the provisions of Shelby County Air Code Section 3-5 [Reference Rules and Regulations of Tennessee, Rule 1200-3-9-.02 (11)] (frequently referred to as the Title V regulations).  A Title V operating permit is required by the Federal Clean Air Act and the City of Memphis Code. This AB Mauri Foods, Inc. facility is located at 2743 Riverport Road, Memphis, Tennessee.  Operations at this facility consist of the manufacture of baker’s yeast . 

 A copy of the application materials used by the Department and a copy of the draft permit are available for public inspection at the Pollution Control Section office during normal business hours (8:00 am – 4:30 pm). 

To view a copy of the Permit Application Evaluation click here.
To view a copy of the draft permit click here


 Interested parties are invited to review these materials and provide written comments.  In addition, a public hearing may be requested at which written or oral presentations may be made.  To be considered, written comments or requests for a public hearing must be made within thirty (30) days after the date of this notice and should be addressed to:

Mr. Robert Rogers, Technical Manager

Pollution Control Section

Shelby County Health Department

814 Jefferson Ave.

Memphis, TN  38105

(e-mail bob.rogers@shelbycountytn.gov)

Individuals with disabilities who wish to review this information should contact the Department, Pollution Control Section, to discuss any auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate such review.  Contact may be in person, in writing, by telephone, or other means, and should be made no less than ten days prior to the end of the public comment period to allow time to provide such aid or services. 

Questions concerning the source may be addressed to Mr. Wasim Khokhar at the above referenced address or by calling (901) 222-9587 or by e-mail at wasim.khokhar@shelbycountytn.gov

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has agreed to treat this draft title V permit as a proposed title V permit and to perform its 45-day review provided by the law and regulations concurrently with the public notice period. Although EPA’s 45-day review period will be performed concurrently with the public comment period, the deadline for submitting a citizen petition to object to the EPA Administrator will be determined as if EPA’s 45-day review period is performed after the public comment period has ended.

The status regarding EPA’s 45-day review of this project and the deadline for submitting a citizen petition can be found at the following website address:

http://www.epa.gov/caa-permitting/tennessee-proposed-title-v-permits